103 Regiment Royal Artillery (Volunteers)|
Lieutenant Colonel Rich Jordan
|Representing the Ministry of Defence across the 10 boroughs of Greater Manchester.|
Army Families Federation|
Covenant Liaison Officer
AFF is the voice of the Army family. It empowers, acts as an advocate and an expert witness to promote a quality of life, which reflects the Armed Forces Covenant.
Get in touch with your Regional Manager or Liaison Officer if you need help around any issue. You can access confidential advice without revealing your identity.
Blind Veterans UK
0800 389 7979
|The charity is reaching out to the tens of thousands of ex-Service men and women who are now battling severe sight loss, who could be eligible for support but who currently do not realise it. It doesn’t matter when or how a veteran lost their sight, or when they served, Blind Veterans UK can help. If you care for a veteran with sight loss, or know someone who does, request Blind Veterans UK’s free, lifelong support.|
Commando Veterans Association||Find information regarding commandos including on units, campaigns and equipment insignia.|
Fusiliers Association Lancashire||Find details of local branches, events and contact information.|
Healthcare for the armed forces community||Healthcare information and support for the UK's 10 million-strong armed forces community, including serving personnel, reservists, families and veterans.|
Lancashire Veterans Association|
c/o the Heywood Pub, 1 Tower Street, Heywood, Lancashire OL10 3AA
|A non-profit organisation run solely by volunteers. It was created to meet the needs of local service personnel (both past and present) and their families. Key feature of
- Providing comfort/welfare parcels to serving troops.
- Supplying clothes to wounded personnel in hospital.
- Providing advice for bereaved families in times of need.
- Help in obtaining replacement medals, military family history and adding names to the new Heywood Memorial Wall.
Military Veterans Service||An NHS psychological therapy service working with British ex-service personnel, across the North West. Their aim is to improve the mental health and emotional wellbeing of ex-service personnel and their families.|
Rochdale Fusiliers Association |
01706 667151 / 07957 766470
|Goals are to maintain contact with ex-members of the Regiment and to provide help towards their welfare needs.|
|The Royal British Legion|
0161 638 9247
The Royal British Legion, Lowry House, 17 Marble Street, Manchester M2 3AW
|A voice for the armed forces community.|
Veterans UK |
Provides pay, pension and support services to both military personnel and the veterans community, directly serving around 900,000 members of the Armed Forces community.